Monday, June 17, 2024

Billie Eilish Sweeps Grammy Awards with Best New Artist, Song, Album of the Year plus Tech Awards


Billie Eilish, 18, swept the Grammy awards tonight. She won Best Album, song, record of the year.  Her album also won awards for best engineered album. Eilish’s brother Finneas won producer of the year. Billie also picked up best pop vocal performance.

This meant, of course, that Lizzo struck out in all the major categories. So did everyone. Did Eilish deserve it? I’ll let you be the judge.

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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